2000–2001 Swedish Elite League Rookie of the Year, Timra Red Eagles.

2001 Bronze Medal for Tre Kronor (Sweden) at International Ice Hockey Federation World Championships.

2002 Bronze Medal for Tre Kronor (Sweden) at International Ice Hockey Federation World Championships.

2001–2002 “Guldpucken” (Golden Puck) Sweden’s Best Hockey Player, while playing for Timra of the Swedish Elite League.

2003 Silver Medal for Tre Kronor (Sweden) at International Ice Hockey Federation World Championships.

2003 The Sporting News Rookie Of The Year (Voted on by NHL Players).

2003 NHL All-Rookie Team, Lead NHL Rookies with 22 goals and 44 total points.

2004–2005 Swedish Elite League Scoring Champion with 50 points (19 goals, 31 assists) in 50 games. For Timra Red Eagles.

2006 Gold Medal for Tre Kronor (Sweden) at Winter Olympics in Torino.

2006 Gold Medal for Tre Kronor (Sweden) at International Ice Hockey Federation World Championships.

2007 Selected to NHL All-Star Team (Western Conference). Did not play (Tendonitis of wrist).

2007 Selected as NHL’s “First Star” of the Week (ending February 11th) with 5 goals and 4 assists in 4 games.

2007 Selected as NHL’s “First Star” of the Week (ending February 18th) with 4 goals and 4 assists in 3 games.

2007 Selected as NHL’s “First Star” of the Month” (October) with 10 goals and 12 assists in 13 games.

2007 Selected as Carhartt’s “Hardest Working Player” of the Month (October) with 10 goals and 12 assists in 13 games.

2007 Selected as “Free Press Best Athlete in Detroit Sports” over Magglio Ordonez (Tigers) and Chauncey Billups (Pistons).

2008 Voted to start for NHL All-Star Team (Western Conference). Did not play (Sore back).

2008 Nominated as one of three finalists for Selke Trophy, awarded to NHL’s best defensive forward, along with linemate Pavel Datsyuk and John Madden of the New Jersey Devils. (Winner: Datsyuk).

2007–2008 Presidents Trophy, awarded to the team which finishes the regular season with the best record in the NHL.

2008 Clarence S. Campbell Bowl awarded to the Western Conference Champion Detroit Red Wings. Defeated the Dallas Stars 4 games to 2.

2008 Conn Smythe Award Winner awarded to the Most Valuable Player in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

2008 Stanley Cup Champion awarded to the NHL Champion Detroit Red Wings. Defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 4 games to 2.

2008 Voted to NHL All-Star (second team) as voted on by the representatives of the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association.

2008 Voted TSN’s NHL Player of the Year over Alexander Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals.

2010 Played in his 500th career NHL game (2010-03-30).

2011-2012 World Championship All-Star Team.

2011-2012 World Championship Most Assists (12).

2011-2012 World Championship Top 3 Player on Team.

2012-2013 NHL Foundation Player Award.

2013 Named 36th captain in team history by the Detroit Red Wings (2013-01-15).